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Bathyarca Kobelt 1891 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16211

Alternative spellings: Arca (Bathyarca), Scapharca (Bathyarca)

Parent taxon: Arcidae according to G. Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Ambrogia, Anadarinae, Angulararca, Arca, Arcinae, Asperarca, Barbatia, Bentharca, Coraliarca, Fugleria, Karasuarca, Kikaiarca, Litharcinae, Noetiinae, Quadrilatera

Subtaxa: Bathyarca (Bathyarca), Bathyarca adelaideana, Bathyarca anomala, Bathyarca corpulenta, Bathyarca cybaea, Bathyarca glacialis, Bathyarca hendersoni, Bathyarca perversidens

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder